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twiddling thumbs

  • verbwait and do nothing
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Synonyms for twiddling thumbs

verb wait and do nothing
  • do nothing
  • not lift a finger
  • sit it out
  • sit on one's hands

More words related to twiddling thumbs

do-nothing

verb. be idle
  • idle
  • laze
  • lounge around
  • not lift a finger
  • relax
  • twiddle one's thumbs
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